We offer fun and inspiring 4 day courses to girls and boys aged 9 -17 years which are designed for our young and creative sewers of the future. We also offer special classes for 7-9yr olds. Over the 4 days everyone will choose and make at least one project which will suit the age and ability of each student. This will be using hand sewing, machine sewing or often a combination of both. Don't worry if you have never sewn before as we cater to all levels and we have loads of different projects to choose from! Sewing machines, overlockers and basic materials are provided ( see "what to bring " below) and there are 2 teachers per class.
Please note: Cost for 3 hour classes (morning session) is $295 for the 4 days. Cost for 2.5 hr classes (afternoon session) is $265 for the 4 days.
Please choose from the following dates
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July (Winter) WEEK 1 2021 : AM : 9:30am - 12.30pm (3 hrs) Monday 28 June - Thursday 1st July ($295)
July (Winter) WEEK 1 2021 : PM : 2pm - 4.30pm (2.5hrs) Monday 28th June - Thursday 1st July ($265)
July (Winter) WEEK 2 2021 PM : 2pm -4:30pm (2.5hrs) Monday 5th July - Thursday 8th July ($265)
July (Winter ) WEEK 2 2021: AM : 9:30am - 12:30pm (3 hrs) Monday 5th July –Thursday 8th July ($295)
September 2021 (Spring) WEEK 1 : AM : 9:30-12.30pm (3 hrs) Monday 20th September - Thursday 23rd September ($295)
September 2021 (Spring) WEEK 1 : PM : 2pm-4.30pm (2.5hrs) Monday 20th September - Thursday 23rd September ($265)
September 2021 (Spring) WEEK 2 : AM : 9:30-12.30pm (3 hrs) Monday 27th September - Thursday 30th September ($295)
September 2021 (Spring) WEEK 2 : PM : 2pm-4.30pm (2.5hrs) Monday 27th September - Thursday 30th September ($265)
You will need to bring
We have sewing machines for you to use but we would love you to bring your own machine if you have one. You will then really get to know your machine and its features. For school holiday classes we are happy for you to bring your machine on the first day and leave it here until the end of the week.
We have a great variety of projects your child can choose from which can be anything from an extremely cute handsewn felt animal through to machine sewn pyjama pants , shorts, skirts or pillowcases etc.
We provide most materials and equipment but if your child decides to make something which uses a lot of fabric ( eg. pyjama pants ) we may ask you to buy your own fabric. Feel free to bring your own sewing kit if you have one but it's not necessary.
Please make sure your child either wears or brings a pair of closed-in shoes (eg. sneakers) for safety reasons.
We do not offer snacks - just plenty of fresh filtered water so please make sure your child has something to eat to keep their energy levels up !
Where to come to
22-28 Macpherson Street
Bronte NSW 2024
Parking is available in surrounding streets. For public transport hop on the 440 or the 360 bus and get off at the Lugar Street bus stop.